Belle Isle Castle Area: Fermanagh Tel: 028 6638 7231
Belle Isle Castle
Holiday-type: Self Catering
County: County Fermanagh
Country: Northern Ireland
Nestling close to the water's edge and set within a landscape of lakes and islands of gently rolling hills and fragrant woods, Belle Isle Castle is a haven of luxurious self-catering or fully catered accommodation. Situated at the heart of Belle Isle Estate and dating from the early 17th century the castle has been extensively yet sensitively refurbished, ensuring that a full range of modern facilities blends seamlessly with original period grandeur. This harmony between modernity and antiquity is the careful work of an esteemed international interior designer.
Mocktree Barns Cottages Area: West Midlands Tel: 01547 540441
Mocktree Barns Cottages
Holiday-type: Self Catering
Area: West Midlands
Mocktree Barns Cottages date from the 16th Century and were once a set of farm buildings. They were converted about ten years ago to provide 5 comfortable and well-equipped holiday cottages situated around a south-facing courtyard. The properties are set in an acre of grounds with panoramic views towards the Clee Hills and beyond. Working farmland is all around, with easy access for walking provided by a network of public footpaths. Visitors are welcome to share part of the large garden and courtyard. All of the cottages have a wealth of exposed beams and stone features.
Two 19th century farm cottages in the Vale of Strathmore near the Angus Glens and Glamis Castle, situated off the A926 three miles from Kirriemuir and 17 miles from Dundee. Discover a rare rural retreat just off the beaten track within the last, unexplored 'other side of Scotland'. Comprehensively equipped with log fires, this pair of three star secluded self catering stone cottages, sleeping two or four where scented flowers surround inviting benches in the breathtaking walled garden safely enclosed for children and pets. Help yourself to herbs and overexuberant vegetables or choose from a dozen local restaurants.
Barns Hotel Area: East of England Tel: 0870 701 4444
Area: East of England
The Barns Hotel is situated in a beautiful riverside location, within 3.5 acres of newly landscaped gardens, yet just 10 miles from the M1 and 8 miles from A1.
The tranquil setting offers views of the great River Ouse and the local country park and wonderful grounds in which to stroll and relax.
For more strenuous activities, guests have access to the local Oasis Fitness and Leisure Club.
Built around a 13th century tithe barn and 17th century manor house, the hotel still retains the character of the original beamed and timbered buildings. It became a hotel in 1987.
White Cross Bay Holiday Park Area: North West Tel: 0870 197 0987
White Cross Bay Holiday Park
Area: North West
White Cross Bay boasts one of the finest positions in the whole of the Lake District, in 60 acres of wooded parkland, on the shores of Lake Windermere with breathtaking fell views.
The park provides superb standard of facilities. You can bring your own craft, moor and launch it from the park (subject to extra charge) or use the White Cross Bay Watersports Centre, where you can hire boats and equipment, book tuition and take RYA sailing courses. When you want to take things a little easier, you can go fishing or cruise on the lake.
Daventry Hotel Area: East Midlands Tel: 0870 701 4444
Area: East Midlands
Idyllically situated by Drayton Water, in picturesque Northamptonshire this spacious modern hotel set in its own grounds provides a convenient Midlands location with a wealth of interesting places to visit on the doorstep.
Spacious, comfortable bedrooms include a selection of study rooms, with a practical work area, and executive rooms. All rooms have private bathroom, direct dial phone, satellite TV, radio, trouser press, hairdryer and hospitality tray. Many with views overlooking the central courtyard or surrounding countryside.
The Leisure Club offers a friendly, relaxed atmosphere, a place to improve your health and fitness or somewhere to relax and unwind.
Situated at the edge of Europe, this tranquil park with 500 metres of waterfront is spectacularly located. It is surrounded on three sides by hills and mountains and faces the Atlantic islands of Valentia and Beginish on the south west. The impeccably clean on-site facilities include a laundry with washers and dryers, a washing-up area with continuous hot water and a cosy campers' sitting room with turf fire in the evenings. I am a Bord Failte registered Local Tour Guide and I take great pleasure in helping you to make the most of your holiday.
Liskey Holiday Park Area: South West Tel: 01872 560274
Liskey Holiday Park
Area: South West
Liskey is one of a small number of Parks to be awarded the maximum 5 Star exceptional grading for the high quality of its facilities by the English Tourism Council for quality. A rigorous inspection of the Park is made each year by an independent inspector from the West Country Tourist board. Liskey has also been awarded 4 Pennants by the AA.
Liskey is situated on the edge of Truro, with its shopping, eating out and entertainment. It is close to many beaches on the Cornish coast. The nearest beach is at St. Agnes - just 10 minutes by car.